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Match preview: Castleford Tigers v Hull FC

The crowd go wild at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle. ©RLPhotos

Castleford Tigers will be looking to preserve their unbeaten start to Super League XIX this afternoon, as they face Hull FC at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle. The Tigers have recorded four wins from their first four games, including a dramatic 36-31 victory over Wigan last Sunday. They have recieved a welcome boost on the injury front too, with centre Jake Webster ... Read More »

Castleford Tigers release Charlie Martin


Castleford Tigers have confirmed that youngster Charlie Martin has been released by the club. The 22-year-old has failed to break into Daryl Powell’s plans this year, despite featuring six times for the Tigers in 2013. He made his debut on Easter Monday last year, and the second rower looked set for a bright future at the club. However, he has ... Read More »

Three changes for unbeaten Castleford Tigers


Castleford Tigers have made three changes to their 19-man squad this week, as they go in search of a fifth consecutive victory in the Super League when they face Hull FC. Head coach Daryl Powell has omitted Luke Dorn – the man who scored the winning try against champions Wigan last week. Jordan Tansey returns to the squad, and will ... Read More »

‘It was the best footy feeling I’ve ever had’


Castleford Tigers utility back Luke Dorn, 31, has joined the Total Rugby League team as a columnist. Check back every Thursday to read his thoughts on the game’s hot topics… Our win against Wigan on Sunday was nothing short of incredible, and the feeling still hasn’t worn off. It wasn’t just the result or how it finished, but the game ... Read More »

New stadium planned for Castleford Tigers


Lateral Property Group has announced proposals for a new stadium for Castleford Tigers Rugby League Club to be funded by an enabling retail development. The developers have entered into discussions with Wakefield Council for plans to develop a major site at Glasshoughton, adjacent to Junction 32 of the M62. The £135 million investment into Castleford will bring a new retail ... Read More »

Jake Webster Set for Super League Return This Weekend

Jake Webster has represented New Zealand at international level. ©RLphotos

Castleford centre Jake Webster is set to make his first Super League appearance in almost a year this weekend, after Daryl Powell confirmed he will feature for the Tigers against Hull FC. Webster hasn’t featured in the amber and black of Castleford since suffering a knee injury against former club Hull KR last match – and has subsequently been plagued ... Read More »

Massey Relishing Family Affair Against Hull FC


Castleford prop Nathan Massey has revealed an extra motivational tool to make the cut for the Tigers this weekend – so he can go up against a member of his family! Massey – who returned from a troublesome groin injury last weekend against Wigan – is the brother-in-law of Hull FC’s Jordan Thompson, himself a former Cas player. However, despite ... Read More »

Wigan’s McIlorum banned for three matches


Wigan Warriors player Michael McIlorum has been suspended for three matches after an RFL Disciplinary Tribunal found him guilty of committing a Grade C reckless high tackle in a Super League fixture against Castleford Tigers on Sunday March 9. McIlorum, who pleaded not guilty to the offence, was deemed to have executed the reckless high tackle on Kirk Dixon of ... Read More »

Video highlights: Castleford Tigers 36-31 Wigan Warriors

Cas deserve to be at the top of the league

Extensive video highlights from Sunday’s Super League round four fixture between Castleford Tigers and Wigan Warriors at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle. Click here to read our match report. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media ... Read More »

Powell full of praise for gritty Tigers


Castleford coach Daryl Powell was full of praise for his side after they defeated Wigan Warriors to maintain their 100 per cent start to the season. The Tigers were dominant for large parts of the game and led by six points with only minutes to go. However, a late, converted Josh Charnley try, and a Matty Smith drop-goal, looked to ... Read More »